Tag "botnet"

Skimming the Week: Apple digs its feet in, Yahoo shuffles, Microsoft recoils

THE last few days have been all about some marquee players in tech industry, albeit with

GoI floats tenders for Rs 100 crore botnet cleaning and malware analysis centre

Soma Tah BENGALURU, INDIA: The Government of India has floated tenders inviting technology and facilitation partners for Rs 100 crore botnet cleaning and malware analysis centre, in Delhi. BJ Srinath, Director General, ICERT, Deity, confirmed the development to CIOL, on

Botnet affliction still a major cause of worry for India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: India is the No. 1 host country of Botnet-related malware in Asia and it is also No. 1 in Sality malware (botnet) contributors in Asia in H2 2014, according to a new F-Secure research report. It is

Bitcoins and Home Routers – the new chinks in security armor?

MUMBAI, INDIA: As wearable technology becomes more widespread in the next year, expect to see the first wave of malware targeting these devices. 
Another area to watch is Digital currencies including Bitcoin which will continue to be targeted; Botnets will be involved

Fresh attack at Ramnit botnet from Europol and Symantec

INDIA: In a latest update, a law enforcement operation led by Europol, with assistance from Symantec, Microsoft and other industry partners, seized servers and infrastructure from the cybercrime group behind the Ramnit botnet. Symantec informs it provided technical analysis and